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Three Books of Polydore Vergil's English History, Comprising the Reigns of Henry VI., Edward IV., and Richard III
by Polydore Vergil


Overview - This historic book may have numerous typos, missing text or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1844. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... THREE BOOKS OF POLYDORE VERGIL'S HISTORY.  Read more...

 
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More About Three Books of Polydore Vergil's English History, Comprising the Reigns of Henry VI., Edward IV., and Richard III by Polydore Vergil
 
 
 
Overview
This historic book may have numerous typos, missing text or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1844. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... THREE BOOKS OF POLYDORE VERGIL'S HISTORY. HENRY THE SIXTH. THE XXIIJTIB BOOKK OF POLIDORE VIRGILL OF THE HISTOR1K OF ENGLANDE. Although the Englishe affaires did seeme somewhat weakned by the death of king Henrye, the noblemen neverthelesse determined to renew the warres with valiaunt courage, and to make preparation, as well at home as abroade, of all thinges that might be necessary for forthwith as oportunitie did serve. Humfrey duke of Glocester returned againe into England, and, assembling the nobilitie, made relation what his brother king Henry had geven in charge upon his death-bed, and in what estate the Frenche affaires did stande. After that the nobles had conceaved all thinges, it The duke was agreed, that the government of the realme should be committed to the duke of Glocester hymself, according to the kinges tector. commaundement, who tooke upon him that charge; and to thintent he should not at any time afterward repent eyther of deede or direction, as a man mindfull of others and forgetfull of himselfe, he beganne to governe with high commendation, and to provide for, place, and prepare all thinges apperteyning to the honor of the realme, and profite of the common wealth. At the very first he had speciall care to this, that Henry his nephewe CAMD. 8OC. B might be trayned up vertuously, and did procure him to be committed unto Katherine his mother, whom he had brought into England with him a litle before, and did use reverently with all frendshipp and curtesie. And so having established civill and private causes, he beganne afterward to prepare with like diligence whatsoever was needefull for the use of warres. And making forthwith a levie of souldiers, whomsoever he thought meete for the warres eyther in Englande or in Fraunce. Then he commanded to...

 
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  • ISBN-13: 9781150319570
  • ISBN-10: 1150319577
  • Publisher: General Books
  • Publish Date: January 2012
  • Page Count: 84
  • Dimensions: 9.69 x 7.44 x 0.17 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.37 pounds


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